Pleased and excited to announce the Arts Council England funded Research & Development project - Trumpet: A theatre Album Directed by Amanda Huxtable and based on Jackie Kay's book.
When leading Black Jazz Trumpeter Joss Moody dies, he leaves behind his devoted wife Millie estranged son Colman and a devastating secret.
As their private lives turn into tabloid headings, it reveals a story of love, loss and a life lived through jazz music and song that defined the times.
Work has begun with the establishing of the Creative Team that will drive the work forward. Next step is for poet and writer Cherie Taylor-Battiste to facilitate script development ........
Thank you to Jackie Kay for permissioning the work to take place